殻 (husk) kanji
Husk
This kanji has 11 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 8.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
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Meaning:husk, nut shell
On reading:カク、コク、バイ
kaku, koku, bai
Kun reading:から、がら
kara, gara

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地殻
ちかく
the earth's crust
抜け殻
ぬけがら
a slough, a cast-off skin, a mere shell of man, a mere shadow of oneself
カタツムリの殻
かたつむりのから
a snail shell
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